(Photos: Courtesy of the author) More My daughter was barely a month old at her first protest march. It was in New York City, following the 2008 election and the passage of Proposition 8, Californias deeply divisive anti-gay-marriage ballot measure. Although she was just a sleeping infant in an Ergobaby, shes the child of two moms part of a family that cannot take its rights for granted and so found herself at many more demos on the same theme, including the National Equality March in Washington, D.C., all before turning 2. Even if she had little or no understanding of the importance, it meant something to us that we were simply there together. But Saturdays Womens March on Washington feltdifferent. This year, my daughter is 8 andunderstands concepts of injustice and inequality. She asks questions Why would someone ever care about the color of anyones skin? Why would anyone care about who people marry? How can people say they love animals and then eat them? that can leave me speechless. She cried when she awoke to news of Novembers election outcome, and on New Years Eve, treated us to a surprise song-and-dance routine in Hillarys honor, which she giddily called Woman of the Year. So when I told her we were going to travel to the Womens March, joining thousands of like-minded individuals from all around the country to stand up for equal rights for all, she was in, albeit reluctantly (she hates crowds). Truth be told, Pashmina she was actuallyway more interested in whether or not our D.C. hotel would have a pool.

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